Oct 1, 2012 8:00pm EDT
of sights. this show their homes are no longer imploding. is that enough for this environment where we expect so little to help the president is that enough? >> that is correct. sandra is right, next 30 to 45 days are critical. you have average 401(k) balance about 107,000, and s&p 500 un14% plus year-to-date. if you see those gains evaporate, if they go away because of poor macro headlines and higher oil prices that would be the game changer for voters. they don't want to see their brokerage statement and see these numbers start melting away if that is the case that probably both start to change using their wallets, election day. neil: when you look at the data and the market, if the market is 04 licking mechanism in the market, it can be all over the map. it has been the president's trend, an october surprise or cause pause? in other words, there would just but barring that. president dodges a financial bullet. >> one could argue that the stock market is -- has been artificially propped up by the fed's money printing measures. when the market looks today they look at earnings, we're
Oct 2, 2012 5:00pm EDT
jobs, in a 0 corporate tax rate environment. i say the private sector creates tens of millions of jobs. melissa: we know what you would bring to the table. can you handicap for us what you think the other two guys are going to do tomorrow night? who has got the strength? who has got the weakness? how will it come out? >> let me offer a prediction. either one of them get elected, we are going to find ourselves with a heightened police state. we're going to find ourselves in a state of continued military intervention that has resulted in hundreds of millions of enemies to this country that but for those military interventions would otherwise not exist. and that we find ourselves in a continued state of spending, and debt that are absolutely not sustainable. my prediction. melissa: we know that from polls that you trail both candidates by a pretty wide margin. there is an ad that i'm going to play i've seen aired on various stations that is, i believe it's paid for by a super pac that supports you. it sort of shows, two mad scientists creating a frankenstein type creation. and you're not
Oct 2, 2012 6:00pm EDT
and the environment. we're america's natural gas. gerri: just over a month before the election and now many are crying foul when it comes to media coverage saying there is an obvious bias in favor of the president. what you think, is the media biased? here's what you said, 98% said yes, there is beauty 2% said no. finally, another example of waste fraud and abuse in washington. according to the congressional research service, millionaires are collecting unemployment benefits. nearly 2400 of them, in fact. it is not just millionaires. 950,000 people earning six figures also took home benefits. welfare for the wealthy. getting rid of this mistake may only be a drop in the bucket when it comes to trillion dollars deficit but every little bit counts.
Oct 2, 2012 12:00am EDT
investor that we think was the day-trader certainly doesn't fit into this environment. i always told people if you're a long-term investor you shouldn't be watching the stock market day after day. watch it every couple weeks because the long-term perspective buying etfs and things i buy for my clients is what you keep in mind and leave it up to the high frequency computers to manipulate the prices by second after second. melissa: there is difference between getting out all together and not being in the market which would have been a mistake over the past year. if you look we made back all the money since this decline and not just day trading. an argument not for being out but for being more long term, right? >> yeah. in fact, if you did day trade your account,nless you were right 100% of the time you probably did worse, believe it or knot if you would have like you said left your money in there. face it melissa. ecb, mario draghi said unlimited supply of dollars for euro banks. our fed, ben bernanke is obviously all-in. tepid super conservative bank of japan two weeks ago pumped a couple mi
Oct 2, 2012 11:00am EDT
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Oct 2, 2012 3:00pm EDT
does not feel the competitive environment -- it is down 4% but also down 6% year to date. tough time when david einhorn piles itown by it is coming back. david asman down 36 points. dave: david einhorn was shorting one stock but also long enough. when david einhorn speaks people listen. cheryl: when nicole petallides speaks we listen. the new york stock exchange giving up early-morning games. nicole: at talk to some traders talking about the fact we have been in a narrow range and the choppy market and that is the day today coming close to the unchanged line. dave: apple is in the green. earlier it was in the red and had the $650 mark and was $700. people saw 650 and it won't be this low for long. nicole: people see that as a buying point. people like to bion that and go into that category and they go into that category. cheryl: chipotle diving today but made some bearish comments on the other side and as i mentioned general motors and warren buffett got in a little while ago. nicole: you don't fight einhorn. going against that particular day. the competition is up and general
Oct 2, 2012 4:00pm EDT
about in new york or lower cash minimum-wage for certain employees. much easier environment. dave: you are not beginning new project particularly because of regulations. >> no plans to open up here because of regulations. don't understand what is going on. dave: like what? >> number one is obamacare. we don't understand it and when we ask consultants it costs money and get different answers from different people because no one understands what is going on. because of that i am not going to hire 50 employees because that is $100,000 penalty. dave: if you have less than 50 employees you don't do as much. they don't want to hurt small business but that prevents people from hiring more than 50 people. >> they come up with numbers and think 50 means you are a big business and can withstand any new initiatives they have but it is not based on the number of employees but your bottom line. your profit. >> 50% of small-business owners would not start a business today if they had no what they're getting into with the new regulations. what about you? >> risk purses reward. right now the tables ha
Oct 2, 2012 7:00pm EDT
and continues to be a very challenging environment. speak of the reason there is no defeat of al qaeda and in afghanistan is because the administration even the last two years of the previous administration not interested in working with civil society to work with the younger generati generation, and unfortunately we are going to withdraw and the taliban will come back and sees as much as they can. ashley: the arab spring, what challenges does it pose with regards to security in the region? >> lebanon is clearly a lost cause, and the israelis are watching. iraq is going the wrong direction, the president has no solution to what is going on with iran contaminating the entire region. we have a policy that is absolutely bankrupt, it is going to lead to far broader problems across that part of the world and also the underbelly of europe. he think we have had it bad, this rate it will get much worse. ashley: all right, thank you so much. they will have much more on the administration's response to libya and afghanistan later coming up with the "a-team." no more bailouts, national debt is ov
Oct 2, 2012 9:20am EDT
growth and friendly, potentially regulatory environment on top of no tax increases, to me, that spells a rest me for 3 to 4% scenario that you talked about. stuart: michelle gerard, don't be such a stranger, i don't get into politics that much with you. thank you, michelle. >> all right, stuart. stuart: and what else we've got for you this tuesday morning, wind energy does not work on a large scale. it's one of the most favored industries in america. a top crrtic of energy subs subsidies, explains that. >> and doctors, many voted for president obama last time and why are they switching their votes, 15% ever are going to switch. voters in michigan will have the chance to give public workers new powers and put it into the state constitution. about that pass? big deal there. and we just got ford motor company sales, they were up 4% that's year over year, 4% gain for the ford motor company and the stock is virtually unchanged. down just 5 cents. we want to hear from you about everything we talk about. firstname.lastname@example.org, is how you reach us. right, tuesday morning, seven early movers.
Oct 2, 2012 1:00pm EDT
environment. we have seen the company today with stocks plunging. down 22% right now. they are lowering their outlook. this is on already a down week outlook. this is not a good day cure for express. then we take a look at john bob. it is a top turnaround stock. it is jumping. talking about a low debt to capital ratio. an experienced executive officer. you can see the stock is up over 60% right now. back to you. melissa: new york attorney general eric schneiderman on the lawsuit against jb morgan. alleging bear stearns misled investors. we will be right back. ♪ gecko (clearing throat) thank you, mr. speaker, uh, members of congress. in celebration of over 75 years of our government employees insurance company, or geico...as most of you know it. ...i propose savings for everyone! i'm talking hundreds here... and furthermore.. newcaster: breaking news. the gecko is demanding free pudding. and political parties that are actual parties! with cake! and presents! ah, that was good. too bad nobody could hear me. geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance.